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Dean of Graduate Studies  
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 Lorie M. Liebrock, Dean of Graduate Studies
DepartmentCenter for Graduate Studies
Grad Office
Fidel  280
Grad Office Hours:

Fall 2015: Tues 9-10am; Wed 10-11am; 


By appointment- call Karen at 835-5513

Travel Dates (not in)

December 1-5, 2015; January 11-15, 2016

Computer Science & Eng.
CSE OfficeCramer 210B
CSE Office Hours:

Fall 2015: Mon 2-3pm; Wed 11-Noon;

 Email: graduate at (attention: Dean)

 Bio: Dr. Liebrock is professor of Computer Science and Engineering and Dean of Graduate Studies at New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology in Socorro, New Mexico. She has earned both M.S. and Ph.D. in Computer Science from Rice University and B.S. and M.S. in Computer Science from Michigan Technological University. As a Professor, her research integrates cyber security, parallel computing and visualization to address challenging aspects of enterprise-wide security. As Graduate Dean, her service encompasses managing all aspects of graduate programs and graduate student support, including chairing NMT's Graduate Council and serving on the New Mexico Council of Graduate Deans. With less than one year of service, the Graduate Student Association conferred to her their Outstanding Faculty Award. She served for more than a year as the Chair of the Strategic Planning Committee that resulted in NMT's 2015-2020 Strategic Plan. She is currently President of the New Mexico Council of Graduate Deans and the Western Association of Graduate Schools. 
Graduate Specialist   
 Karen Karen Chavez

Center for Graduate Studies

Fidel, Rm. 275
801 Leroy Pl.
Socorro, NM  87801

Phone: (575) 835-5513
FAX: (575) 835-5476
KChavez at

Graduate Coordinator   

Megan McElroy

Center for Graduate Studies

Fidel, Rm. 279
801 Leroy Pl.
Socorro, NM  87801

Phone: (575) 835-5720
FAX: (575) 835-5476
MMcElroy at